By Debra L. Martin,Ryan P. Harrod,Ventura R. Pérez
Bioarchaeology is the research of human continues to be inside of an interpretative framework that comes with contextual details. This entire and much-needed handbook presents either a place to begin and a reference for archaeologists, bioarchaeologists and others operating during this integrative box. The authors conceal a number of bioarchaeological tools and concept including:
Ethical concerns focused on facing human remains
Theoretical methods in bioarchaeology
Techniques in taphonomy and bone analysis
Lab and forensic ideas for skeletal analysis
Best practices for excavation techniques
Special functions in bioarchaeology
With case stories from bioarchaeological study, the authors combine theoretical and methodological dialogue with quite a lot of box stories from varied geographic components, time sessions, and information kinds, to illustrate the total scope of this crucial box of study.
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Bioarchaeology: An Integrated Approach to Working with Human Remains (Manuals in Archaeological Method, Theory and Technique) by Debra L. Martin,Ryan P. Harrod,Ventura R. Pérez